US: Homemade bombs in plot to attack NY Muslims real
15th Feb 2019

US: Homemade bombs in plot to attack NY Muslims real

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): A new FBI report Thursday shows homemade bombs obtained by authorities in a case of individuals plotting to attack a Muslim community in upstate New York were real, and could have caused damage if … Continued

US: God wanted Trump to become President
31st Jan 2019

US: God wanted Trump to become President

By Servet Gunerigok WASHINGTON (AA)  God wanted Donald Trump to become president, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Wednesday. “I think God calls all of us to fill different roles at different times and I think that he wanted … Continued

Yemen: 6,700 children killed, injured, 358,000 suffer severe malnutrition
31st Jan 2019

Yemen: 6,700 children killed, injured, 358,000 suffer severe malnutrition

By Mohammed al-Samei   ADEN, Yemen (AA): Thousands of children have been killed and injured in war-torn conflict since 2015, UN children’s fund (UNICEF) said on Wednesday. “Over 6,700 children [were] verified killed or injured since 2015,” UNICEF said on … Continued

US study finds Iran was only winner of Iraq war
30th Jan 2019

US study finds Iran was only winner of Iraq war

By Umar Farooq WASHINGTON (AA): A study by the U.S. Army released Tuesday said Iran was the sole winner of the Iraq war. The two-volume, 1,300-page study, which examined the successes and mistakes of the war, was originally commissioned by … Continued

US: Muslim American slave’s autobiography goes online
17th Jan 2019

US: Muslim American slave’s autobiography goes online

By Vakkas Dogantekin   (AA): The U.S. has made the “only known surviving slave narrative written in Arabic” in the country available on the internet. According to a statement by the Library of Congress on Tuesday, the Omar Ibn Said … Continued

US Muslim group sues Maryland for anti-BDS bill
10th Jan 2019

US Muslim group sues Maryland for anti-BDS bill

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): A Muslim rights group filed a lawsuit against the state of Maryland Wednesday to block a measure seeking to stop state agencies from doing business with companies, entities, or individuals who boycott Israel. Software … Continued

Afghanistan: US airstrikes kill 4 civilians
8th Jan 2019

Afghanistan: US airstrikes kill 4 civilians

By Sayed Khodaberdi Sadat   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA): U.S. airstrikes killed at least 4 civilians in Afghanistan on Monday, a local said. Army regiment spokesman Mohamed Hanif Rezai told Anadolu Agency that the NATO-led U.S. drone strike targeted a Taliban … Continued

Israeli warplanes strike targets in Syria from Lebanon
26th Dec 2018

Israeli warplanes strike targets in Syria from Lebanon

By Faruk Zorlu, Esat Firat   (AA): Israeli warplanes flying over southern Lebanon fired missiles at targets near the Syrian capital of Damascus late Tuesday, Syrian state media reported. Most of the missiles were shot down before hitting their targets, … Continued

Syria: US coalition airstrikes kill 17 civilians in Deir ez-Zour
17th Dec 2018

Syria: US coalition airstrikes kill 17 civilians in Deir ez-Zour

By Mohamad Misto and Adham Kako   DEIR EZ-ZOUR, Syria (AA): At least 17 civilians were killed on Sunday when the U.S.-led coalition launched airstrikes at a mosque in Syria’s eastern Deir Ez-Zour province. Local sources told Anadolu Agency that … Continued

US Muslim Republican official faces ouster for religion
6th Dec 2018

US Muslim Republican official faces ouster for religion

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): A Muslim doctor in the state of Texas is facing calls to step down from his county seat because of his religion. Shahid Shafi defied many odds by winning a city council seat, serving … Continued

US drops nearly 6000 bombs in Afghanistan in 2018
1st Dec 2018

US drops nearly 6000 bombs in Afghanistan in 2018

By Shadi Khan Saif   KABUL, Afghanistan (AA):In what appears to be statistical proof of evident upsurge in the Afghan war, the US announced to have dropped close to 6000 bombs in Afghanistan this year so far. According to the … Continued

Syria: US-led coalition strikes kill dozens in eastern Syria
30th Nov 2018

Syria: US-led coalition strikes kill dozens in eastern Syria

By Mohamed Misto, Adham Kako and Ashraf Musa   DEIR EZ-ZOR/IDLIB, Syria (AA): U.S.-led coalition warplanes struck a building used as a prison by the Daesh terrorist group, killing scores of people, including dozens of civilians, local sources told Anadolu … Continued

Syria: Civilians killed by Syrian Govt & US led attacks
25th Nov 2018

Syria: Civilians killed by Syrian Govt & US led attacks

By Ashraf Musa   IDLIB, Syria (AA): At least five civilians were killed in attacks by Syrian Government forces and allied militias in Syria’s northern Idlib province, according to the controversial White Helmets civil defense agency on Saturday. Meanwhile, twenty … Continued

US hate crimes up 17 percent in 2017
14th Nov 2018

US hate crimes up 17 percent in 2017

By Michael Hernandez   WASHINGTON (AA): Hate crimes across the U.S. rose by nearly a fifth in 2017, according to data released by the FBI Tuesday. The 17 percent surge is the largest since the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks … Continued

US: First two Muslim women elected to US Congress
7th Nov 2018

US: First two Muslim women elected to US Congress

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): Michigan’s Rashida Tlaib and Minnesota’s Ilhan Omar both made history Tuesday by winning their elections and becoming the first Muslim women to be elected to the U.S. Congress. Tlaib won the congressional seat for … Continued

US: Journalist Khashoggi’s sons plead for father’s body return
5th Nov 2018

US: Journalist Khashoggi’s sons plead for father’s body return

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): The sons of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi delivered an emotional appeal on Sunday asking for the return of their father’s body in an interview with CNN. In their first interview since their father was … Continued

Syria: US-led coalition strikes mosque deliberately in eastern Syria
23rd Oct 2018

Syria: US-led coalition strikes mosque deliberately in eastern Syria

By Umar Farooq   WASHINGTON (AA): The U.S.-led coalition in Syria on Monday targeted and destroyed a mosque in the Deir ez-Zor province, according to a top pentagon official. Pentagon spokesman Col. Rob Manning told reporters the mosque was deliberately … Continued

Syria: US-led coalition airstrikes kill 22 civilians in E Syria, 65 killed since Wed
21st Oct 2018

Syria: US-led coalition airstrikes kill 22 civilians in E Syria, 65 killed since Wed

By Adham Kako   DEIR EZ-ZOR, Syria (AA) At least 22 civilians have been killed in U.S.-led coalition airstrikes in eastern Syria’s Deir Ez-Zor province, according to local sources on Saturday. The sources said a coalition airstrike targeted a mosque … Continued

Somalia: US airstrike kills 60 al-Shabaab terrorists
17th Oct 2018

Somalia: US airstrike kills 60 al-Shabaab terrorists

By Servet Gunerigok   WASHINGTON (AA): The U.S. military carried out an airstrike last week against the al-Shabaab terrorist group in Somalia, killing at least 60 terrorists, the U.S. Africa Command announced Tuesday. The airstrike was launched using two unmanned … Continued

Syria: Turkey, US training for joint patrols in Manbij
10th Oct 2018

Syria: Turkey, US training for joint patrols in Manbij

A view of the northern Syrian city of Manbij after YPG/PKK terror groups dug trenches and constructed earth banks on October 04, 2018. (Photo: Adnan Rakkavi/AA) By Sarp Ozer ANKARA (AA): Turkish and U.S. soldiers on Tuesday are beginning joint … Continued

Over 120 people attended a landmark conference on the media reporting of Islam and Muslims. It was held jointly by The Muslim News and Society of Editors in London on September 15.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence 2015 was held on March in London to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to the society.

The Muslim News Awards for Excellence event is to acknowledge British Muslim and non-Muslim contributions to society. Over 850 people from diverse background, Muslim and non-Muslim, attended the gala dinner.

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